metformin hydrochloride and Ringing in the ears - from FDA reports


Summary

Ringing in the ears is found among people who take drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drugs for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Lisinopril, and have High blood cholesterol. This review analyzes which people have Ringing in the ears with drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 245,955 people who have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Nov, 06, 2017

245,955 people reported to have side effects when taking drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride.
Among them, 613 people (0.25%) have Ringing in the ears


Number of reports submitted per year:

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Time on drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride when people have Ringing in the ears *:

  • < 1 month: 2.78 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 8.33 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 27.78 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 47.22 %
  • 10+ years: 5.56 %

Gender of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride *:

  • female: 54.51 %
  • male: 45.49 %

Age of people who have Ringing in the ears when taking drugs with ingredients of metformin hydrochloride *:

  • 0-1: 0.2 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.81 %
  • 30-39: 4.68 %
  • 40-49: 11.41 %
  • 50-59: 30.55 %
  • 60+: 52.34 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • High Blood Cholesterol (92 people, 15.01%)
  • High Blood Pressure (82 people, 13.38%)
  • Depression (62 people, 10.11%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (36 people, 5.87%)
  • Pain (27 people, 4.40%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lisinopril (84 people, 13.70%)
  • Lipitor (75 people, 12.23%)
  • Aspirin (52 people, 8.48%)
  • Cymbalta (49 people, 7.99%)
  • Avandia (48 people, 7.83%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Dizziness (173 people, 28.22%)
  • Headache (122 people, 19.90%)
  • Nausea (117 people, 19.09%)
  • Fatigue (116 people, 18.92%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (102 people, 16.64%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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